View of side B

Right handle, figural scenes: above, a nude man holding an unidentifiable ...

Detail of body, side A, right of center: Hermes runs to the right, and tur...

Detail of body, side B, right: a draped, bearded man, holding a scepter (d...

Detail of body, side A, left of center: an armed warrior, wearing greaves,...

View of side B, from the right

Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre
Summary: Side A: Departure of warriors, with Hermes, Poseidon, and othersSide B: Horsemen; departure of a warriorFriezes on handles: Bellerophon and Pegasos, among othersNeck: Departure of a warrior (side A); Komasts and Poseidon (side B)
Ware: Attic Black Figure
Painter: Attributed to The Affecter
Date: ca. 540 BC - ca. 520 BC
Dimensions: H. 0.415 m; Diam. (mouth) 0.15 m
Primary Citation: ABV, 241.28; Beazley Addenda 2, 61
Shape: Amphora
Beazley Number: 301316
Period: High Archaic


Shape Description: Neck amphora with ribbed handles

Sources Used: CVA, Louvre 3, III.He, pls. 12.1, 4, 7, 13.1